People who were impacted by local flooding earlier this year may be eligible for special Disaster Claim credits and/or refunds from the Internal Revenue Service.
United Way’s work with the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance is providing free workshops to teach people how to claim disaster losses on 2011 federal income tax returns.
The workshops will be held Tuesday, July 26, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Thursday, July 28, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Millington Public Library, 4858 Navy Road, Millington , TN 38053.
To register for the workshops and for additional information, please contact J. Hunter at 901.215.6005. The workshops will be helpful to individuals who are property owners, home owners and renters, self-employed and small business owners.